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China first in M2M market with 74 mln connections

Monday 13 July 2015 | 17:19 CET | News
China is the world's largest M2M market with 74 million M2M connections at the end of 2014, representing almost a third of the global base, and has now become the global leader in the deployment of the Internet of Things (IoT), according to GSMA Intelligence, the research arm of the GSMA. Researchers forecast this figure will grow to 336 million by 2020, representing a compound annual growth of almost 29 percent. China has benefited from proactive government support in the development of the IoT with funding allocated as part of the country's 12th Five-Year Development Plans and additional

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: China Mobile / China Telecom / China Unicom / GSMA-India / Unicom
Countries: China
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